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Should We Cancel Thanksgiving?

On November 15th the Boston Globe had an article entitled The Pilgrims would agree: Cancel Thanksgiving this year. The premise of the article is that it’s been such an awful year, let’s wait to celebrate when we are all vaccinated, and we have something to celebrate. The writer explains that that is what the Pilgrims did. What do you think?

How to keep cheerful during the Coronavirus epidemic

How to keep cheerful during the Coronavirus epidemic

When you are isolated from your friends, you can feel sad and even depressed.  There is good evidence that if...

10 Ways to Recognize a Job Well Done

10 Ways to Recognize a Job Well Done

How does a Manager show his/her appreciation for work well done?  Some managers are really good at acknowledging their employees...

10 Lessons I Learned From My Mother

10 Lessons I Learned From My Mother

In honor of Mother’s Day I am reprinting a list I made 13 years ago when my mother turned 90. ...

Winter in Massachusetts and Florida

Winter in Massachusetts and Florida

It has been a really strange winter here this year. After last winter this one so far seems so much...